Tesla Charging Stations Installed at The Townsend Hotel

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BIRMINGHAM, Mich. – April 1, 2015 – Beginning today, April 1, 2015, overnight guests of The Townsend Hotel, as well as corporate event attendees and visitors to the property’s Rugby Grille and Afternoon Tea, will have access to the luxury hotel’s three new complimentary electric vehicle (EV) charging stations.

The Townsend Hotel, a AAA 4-Diamond and Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star luxury property known for its exceptional service and amenities, is now home to EV charging stations that include two Tesla High Power Wall Connectors, as The Townsend becomes the latest property to join a rapidly growing nationwide network of hotels, resorts and restaurants in the Tesla Destination Charging Program.

The stations also include one Clipper Creek Universal Charger, which can be used to power all other makes and models of electric vehicles. Guests wishing to charge their vehicles will have them parked by The Townsend valet team at the charging stations located […]

THE TOWNSEND HOTEL ADDS TRAVEL + LEISURE 500 WORLD’S BEST HOTELS AWARD TO 2015 INDUSTRY ACCOLADES

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                              

 

THE TOWNSEND HOTEL ADDS TRAVEL + LEISURE 500

WORLD’S BEST HOTELS AWARD TO 2015 INDUSTRY ACCOLADES

Luxury Property Also Recently Named a 2015

Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star and AAA Four-Diamond Hotel

 

 

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. – April 28, 2015 – Travel + Leisure (T+L) magazine, described as the preeminent voice for the sophisticated, insatiable traveler, earlier this year announced the results of its annual T+L 500 list of the World’s Best Hotels, which is determined by reader survey.  Only three Michigan properties are included on the prestigious 2015 list, with Birmingham’s The Townsend Hotel, a luxury property known for its exceptional service and amenities, making the short roster.  The Townsend also is the list’s only Detroit-area hotel.

 

According to the publication, respondents to the T+L survey were asked to rate hotels in the categories of rooms/facilities, location, service, restaurants/food and value.  The Townsend experience includes the Rugby Grille, The Corner bar, Afternoon Tea […]

THE TOWNSEND HOTEL INTRODUCES COMPLIMENTARY ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATIONS FOR GUESTS

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                              

 

 

THE TOWNSEND HOTEL INTRODUCES COMPLIMENTARY

ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATIONS FOR GUESTS

EV Stations are Luxury Property’s Latest Addition to “Green” Initiatives;

Hotel Joins Tesla Motor’s Destination Charging Program

 

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. – April 1, 2015 – Beginning today, April 1, 2015, overnight guests of The Townsend Hotel, as well as corporate event attendees and visitors to the property’s Rugby Grille and Afternoon Tea, will have access to the luxury hotel’s three new complimentary electric vehicle (EV) charging stations.

 

The Townsend Hotel, a AAA 4-Diamond and Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star luxury property known for its exceptional service and amenities, is now home to EV charging stations that include two Tesla High Power Wall Connectors, as The Townsend becomes the latest property to join a rapidly growing nationwide network of hotels, resorts and restaurants in the Tesla Destination Charging Program.

 

The stations also include one Clipper Creek Universal Charger, which can be used to power all […]

AAA Four Diamond Award

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Dearborn, Michigan (March 26, 2015) —  AAA Michigan officially presented the Four Diamond Awards  to the 16 hotels and 6 restaurants that earned this prestigious rating during the past 12 months. The event was held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Grand Rapids.  The AAA/CAA Four and Five Diamond Ratings are AAA’s highest designations for hotels and restaurants. 2,417 hotels and restaurants across the continent top the list with the travel authority’s highest ratings.

Hotels rated Four or Five Diamond are stylish and refined with upscale physical attributes. Guests receive personalized attention from an experienced staff enhancing an extensive array of amenities in a luxurious setting.

Four Diamond Hotels-16

 

BIRMINGHAM

The Townsend Hotel (1988)

DEARBORN

The Dearborn Inn, A Marriott Hotel (2003)

The Henry, Autograph Collection (1989)

DETROIT

MGM Grand Detroit (2008)

MotorCity Casino Hotel (2009)

The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit (2010)

GRAND RAPIDS

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel (1985)

JW Marriott Grand Rapids (2007) […]

THE TOWNSEND HOTEL AGAIN NAMED FOUR-STAR PROPERTY BY FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE IN OFFICIAL 2015 STAR RATING ANNOUNCEMENT

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                              

THE TOWNSEND HOTEL AGAIN NAMED FOUR-STAR PROPERTY BY

FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE IN OFFICIAL 2015 STAR RATING ANNOUNCEMENT

Luxury Hotel’s Fine Dining Restaurant, The Rugby Grille, Also Retains

Forbes Travel Guide’s Exclusive “Recommended” Rating

 

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. – Feb. 11, 2015 – Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its annual Star Rating list, once again naming Birmingham, Mich.’s The Townsend Hotel, a four-star hotel.  Additionally, The Rugby Grille, the award-winning fine-dining restaurant located inside The Townsend Hotel, again earned an exclusive Forbes Travel Guide “recommended” rating.  The Townsend and Rugby Grille will be showcased with all of the Star Rating recipients on ForbesTravelGuide.com.

 

According to the publication, the Forbes Travel Guide four-star award indicates The Townsend Hotel, a luxury property known for its exemplary service and amenities, is an outstanding establishment, offering guests a truly exceptional level of luxury and service.  The Forbes Travel Guide “recommended” rating earned by The Rugby Grille signifies the restaurant […]